"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )